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Industrial Production Managers - 11-3051.00

O*NET-SOC Description

Plan, direct, or coordinate the work activities and resources necessary for manufacturing products in accordance with cost, quality, and quantity specifications.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

  • Area Plant Manager
  • General Production Manager
  • Manufacturing Coordinator
  • Manufacturing Manager
  • Plant Manager
  • Plant Senior Manager
  • Product Line Manager
  • Production Control Manager
  • Production Manager
  • Sub Plant Manager

SOC Occupation Groups

11-0000 Management Occupations
11-3000 Operations Specialties Managers
11-3050 Industrial Production Managers
11-3051.00 Industrial Production Managers

Related Occupations

Tasks

  • Coordinate or recommend procedures for facility or equipment maintenance or modification, including the replacement of machines.
  • Develop budgets or approve expenditures for supplies, materials, or human resources, ensuring that materials, labor, or equipment are used efficiently to meet production targets.
  • Develop or implement production tracking or quality control systems, analyzing production, quality control, maintenance, or other operational reports, to detect production problems.
  • Direct or coordinate production, processing, distribution, or marketing activities of industrial organizations.
  • Hire, train, evaluate, or discharge staff or resolve personnel grievances.
  • Initiate or coordinate inventory or cost control programs.
  • Institute employee suggestion or involvement programs.
  • Maintain current knowledge of the quality control field, relying on current literature pertaining to materials use, technological advances, or statistical studies.
  • Negotiate materials prices with suppliers.
  • Prepare and maintain production reports or personnel records.
  • Review operations and confer with technical or administrative staff to resolve production or processing problems.
  • Review plans and confer with research or support staff to develop new products or processes.
  • Review processing schedules or production orders to make decisions concerning inventory requirements, staffing requirements, work procedures, or duty assignments, considering budgetary limitations and time constraints.
  • Set and monitor product standards, examining samples of raw products or directing testing during processing, to ensure finished products are of prescribed quality.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Analyze data to inform operational decisions or activities.
  • Approve expenditures.
  • Conduct employee training programs.
  • Confer with organizational members to accomplish work activities.
  • Coordinate special events or programs.
  • Develop operating strategies, plans, or procedures.
  • Develop organizational methods or procedures.
  • Develop specifications for new products or processes.
  • Direct facility maintenance or repair activities.
  • Direct organizational operations, projects, or services.
  • Direct sales, marketing, or customer service activities.
  • Evaluate employee performance.
  • Evaluate quality of materials or products.
  • Hire personnel.
  • Implement organizational process or policy changes.
  • Maintain knowledge of current developments in area of expertise.
  • Maintain personnel records.
  • Manage control system activities in organizations.
  • Monitor organizational procedures to ensure proper functioning.
  • Negotiate sales or lease agreements for products or services.
  • Prepare operational budgets.
  • Prepare operational progress or status reports.
  • Recommend organizational process or policy changes.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Aircraft Production Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • CWO - Aviation Maintenance Technician (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • CWO - Electronics Technician, Surface (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • CWO - Engineering Technician, Surface (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • CWO - Ordnance Technician, Surface (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • CWO - Ordnance, Aviation (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • CWO - Ordnance, Submarine (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • CWO - Special Warfare Combatant-Craft (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • Depot Maintenance Production Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • LDO - Electronics, Surface (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • LDO - Engineering/Repair, Submarine (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • LDO - Engineering/Repair, Surface (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • LDO - Maintenance, Aviation (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • LDO - Ordnance, Aviation (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • LDO - Ordnance, Submarine (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • LDO - Ordnance, Surface (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Naval Plant Representative (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Production Engineering Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Production Manager (Navy - Enlisted)
  • RL - Aerospace Engineering (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • RL - Aerospace Engineering Duty Officer - Aerospace Engineering (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • RL - Aerospace Engineering Duty Officer - Aviation Maintenance (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • RL - Engineering Duty Officer - Ship Engineering (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • RL - Naval Reactors Engineer (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Shop Production Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons and Ammunition Production Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Yard Boatswain (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Yard Planning Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Yard Production Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

  • Wine Maker

DOT Crosswalk Titles

  • Brewing Director
  • General Superintendent, Milling
  • General Supervisor
  • Manager, Branch
  • Manager, Dental Laboratory
  • Manager, Food Processing Plant
  • Production Superintendent
  • Superintendent
  • Superintendent, Car Construction
  • Superintendent, Concrete-Mixing Plant
  • Superintendent, Industries, Correctional Facility
  • Wine Maker